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Govt Depts Scuttled Anti-Maritime Crimes Agency

The demise of PICOMMS in Nigeria. PICOMSS: How Feuding Govt Depts Scuttled Anti-Maritime Crimes Agency By Senator Iroegbu The Federal Government may have unwittingly shot itself on the foot in the battle against ...
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Marine Police hunt alleged pirates

Boat recovered but suspects still at large. Police on the trail for alleged Bayelsa pirates Abuja - Marine police officers attached to the Bayelsa State Command have recovered a speed boat from ...
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Indian Navy message to China

Delhi is showing its neighbour just how serious it is about its defence and the Indian Ocean. India sends China stern message with naval build-up NEW DELHI — In a dock opening ...
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Piracy-free oceans – myth or reality?

Can lessons from Somalia be applied elsewhere? Piracy-free oceans - myth or reality? By Zhou Bo Counter-piracy in the Gulf of Aden could not have been more successful. No commercial ships have been ...
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Malacca pirates attack trawler

Armed robbery at sea remains common in region. Pirates hijacked fishing trawler in Malacca Strait POSTED BY SVILEN PETROV Pirates attacked the fishing trawler Maju Jaya in Malacca Strait in Tamiang water in North ...
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Colombians for Op Atalanta in IOR

South Americans to join anti-piracy patrols. Colombian warship conducts sea trials prior to Atalanta anti-piracy deployment Colombian Navy warship, ARC 7 de Agosto, recently completed sea trials with the Spanish Navy prior ...
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IMO visits MTISC-GoG

MTISC-GoG provides security alerts to shipping. Information Sharing to Fight Piracy and Illegal Fishing MO's Chris Trelawny has visited the Maritime Trade Information Sharing Centre (MTISC-GoG), located in the Regional Maritime University ...
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EU Somali coastguard initiative

EUCAP Nestor programmes building capacity. Piracy analysis: EU Somali coastguard initiative delivers Girija Shettar The EU's capacity building division has delivered more training and equipment to the Somali coastguard in Mogadishu, although experts ...
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Shooting goes to maritime court

Enrica Lexie case has rumbled on since 2012. Maritime court to hear Italy-India shooting dispute A Germany-based international tribunal said Monday it would open hearings next month on a deadly 2012 maritime ...
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Ghana takes piracy lead

Private security working with law enforcement. Ghana Takes Lead in New Piracy Initiative By Wendy Laursen To understand the maritime security issues afflicting Ghana, it is instructive to first look at Nigeria. Nigeria is ...

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